Study: Antarctic ice loss greater than any time in last 1,000 years

Global warming hits Antarctica.

Study: Antarctic ice loss greater than any time in last 1,000 years

Science Recorder | Delila James | Saturday, June 15, 2013

The first comprehensive survey of Antarctica’s ice shelves finds that melting is occurring at a rate unprecedented in modern history. Warming oceans are literally dissolving away the ice from underneath, according to lead author Eric Rignot, a professor at the University of California, Irvine, and researcher with NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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